Private John William Evans

Middlesex Regiment

Died: Friday 30 October 1914 (aged 26)

Connected records

Record:
EVANS, JOHN WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Elizabeth Evans, of 7, Aberdour St., Tower Bridge Rd., Bermondsey, London.
Cemetery:
RUE-DAVID MILITARY CEMETERY, FLEURBAIX
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Abbey Wall Mem. 8.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

The regimental War Diaries are held at The UK National Archives and as of April 2020 have been made available for free download*. They are the official unit war diaries for the British Army that contain records of daily activities, including casualties. They are not personal diaries.
* you will need to register for an account and login to get access to the downloads. When following the link from any record be sure to make a note of the page number. You will then have to download the full diary in pdf format and search for the respective page and hence entry.

Name:
Company Sergeant Major Evans
Context:
combat
Date:
25 Oct 1914
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers (page 13)
Name:
Private Evans
Context:
other
Date:
25 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 1 Field Ambulance. (page 43)
Name:
Private Evans
Context:
other
Date:
25 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 1 Field Ambulance. (page 43)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Evans
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
26 Oct 1914
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Border Regiment (page 9)
Name:
Captain Evans
Context:
other
Date:
26 Oct 1914
Diary:
3 INDIAN (LAHORE) DIVISION: 1/1 Battalion Gurkha Rifles (page 7)
Name:
Lieutenant Evans
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Oct 1914
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Field Ambulance (page 37)
Name:
Driver Evans
Context:
joined
Date:
3 Nov 1914
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 48)
Name:
Private S Evans
Context:
Wounded
Date:
25 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 1 Field Ambulance. (page 42)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A M E Evans
Context:
joined
Date:
29 Oct 1914
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 16)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A M G Evans
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Oct 1914
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 17)